Cissie Loftus. Versatile Music Hall Entertainer and Actress
by Colin Reed
A biography of the person and the career of Cissie (Cecilia) Loftus from her birth in Glasgow in 1876 to her death in 1943. Always remaining somewhat enigmatic, she found fame in both the USA and the UK before her death in New York in 1943. Her life saw highs and lows, heartaches and thrills, dependence and independence, love found, love lost, drugs, affluence and poverty, health and illness.